Friday, March 6, 2015

100% Irish Bear

     Friday means a new challenge at QKR Stampede and you should all know by now how much I love their images!  This week the theme is "Bring on the Green" so I had to do another St. Patrick's card in honor of both my heritage and my St. Paddy's birthday.  :-D  (Digi 10003 - Irish Bear & Digi 16907 -100% Irish)


I took inspiration from the photo at {Pin}spirational.

https://www.pinterest.com/pin/141581982011762346/

     I used ProMarkers to color the image which was printed onto the card front for a single layer, CAS card.  The only embellishment I added were the three die cut flowers and the gems in the middle of them.  I really wanted the image to say it all and I think it does.

     Challenges:
613 Avenue Create
2015 World Wide DT
Artistic Inspirations
Craft Your Passion
Crafty Sentiments Designs
Creative Card Crew
Die Cut Divas
Emerald Faeries
Great Impressions
Melonheadz Friends
Monday Morning
Open-Minded
Simon Says Stamp
SLS Lines
Whoopsi Daisy

     Won't you please come play with us at QKR Stampede this week?  All we want to see is some green on your card and how hard can that be?  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

42 comments:

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

I love the image and gorgeous colouring Ginny x

Donna Hanley said...

Great card and I love that it is a single layer card. Sometimes that is so hard to do, but you've done it nicely. Enjoy your weekend.

Anne Temple said...

How cute is this! Love the image and the sentiment.

Linda Simpson said...

How cute is this? I love the sentiment and gorgeous image.
Hugs
Linda xxx

silverpaws1000 said...

lovely thanks for joining us at the 2015 world wide challenge - Carol xx

Donna Ellis said...

ha! such a cute little St. Patrick's bear - just adorable! hugs, de

Michelle N. said...

What a cute St. Patrick's Day card-thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's Spring/Children challenge.

Scrap World da Leo said...

So lovely card . Thank you for entering the 2015 World Wide Open Design Team Challenge. Good Luck!
Eleonora DT

jimlynn said...

CAS and too much fun!!!! Love the little Irish guy. What a cutie! Fantastic card!
Lynn

Annette Stapylton said...

So beautiful.
thank you for entering our 2015 World Wide Open Design Team Challenge.
Annette DT Leader

*Vicki* said...

Really wonderful CAS design Connie!! Love this funny bear and your coloring! Happy weekend!

Mona Pendleton said...

Super cute card! The image is adorable! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

Mona Pendleton said...

Super cute card! The image is adorable! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday challenge!

Chasing the Dream said...

Awe, so cute. fun and sweet image. Just love those bears. Fab coloring and composition. Have a fun weekend.
Hugs
Berni

Teresa Arsenault said...

This is adorable and such a great CAS design.

Shelly Schmidt said...

I LOVE this image and love your Irish-ness! I have to make one like this for my Dad who is also 100% Irish.

Isobel said...

Great card thanks for sharing at Whoopsi Daisy good luck x

Michelle Windsor said...

Gorgeous card thank you for entering 2015 world wide open DT challenge
Michelle DT

Cultivate Life in Joy said...

Awww...This is such an adorable precious card. I love it. Thank you for entering the 2015 World Wide Open Design Team Challenge. Hugs, Antoinette

Patricia St Martin said...

I love those three little kitties at the top. Long time ago I had a white one and honestly she lived 23 years and she had a blue eye and a green eye and I call for messy I'd really loves her. I do have to say your little card is just darling your bear is so cute it works perfect as a clean and simple card. I have to try and stop by more often. So you have 100% does that mean that you are all Irish or is that mean the little bear is Irish?
Hug,Pat/♥

kReN said...

QKR! So cute!

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

He's a honey bear....ok...a flower bear! I'm waiting for my free images to come to me so I can enter the challenge. I guess I'd better have a backup plan in I don't hear from her in next two days.

Lynda said...

Oh wow super cut, love the digi and your beautiful coloring. Thankyou for sharing it with us over at Open Minded Crafting Lynda DT xx

aussie aNNie said...

Stunning and beautiful creation and lovely colours chosen for our challenge this time..Thanks for sharing and joining in...♥aNNie{Crafty Sentiments DT Member}

Deborah Artliff said...

Hi What a gorgeous card I love the image and the design is wonderful.
Debs xx

Laura W said...

Great cas card. That bear's expression is too funny. Thanks for joining our 'green'challenge at Melonheadz Friends :)
http://melonheadzfriends.blogspot.ca/

Leah said...

Such a cute card! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions!

Dawn Lancaster said...

Cute image & a great Paddy's Day card!
Hugs
D xx

Susan Sieracki said...

NanaConnie, this card is adorable. That's the sweetest little bear...I love the look on his face!

Sassy Raggedy said...

Beautiful Case Card NC. Love it. Hugs, joann

Sue Hickey said...

Lovely card thank you for entering our 2015 world wide opened design team challenge Sue DT

Katelyn said...

Cute card, you did a great job colouring! Thanks for joining us at {Pin}spirational this week.
Artsy-Arts

Arlene said...

That little teddy bear is just the cutest, all dressed up and ready to go with the pot of gold. Love the card.

So glad you could join us at Die Cut Divas.

Chasing the Dream said...

Did he find that pot of gold. Fab image and beautifully CAS. Awesome on the coloring
Hugs
Berni

Sue Hickey said...

Cute card thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy Challenge hugs Sue DT xx

Mynn Kitchen said...

This is darling! LOVE the clean design and the coloring of the bear! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! HUGS! :) Mynn xx

Ellie said...

Such a cute CAS card. Nicely colored!
Thanks so much for playing along in my Monday Morning challenge. So sorry I am just now visiting your entry!

sammi said...

Thank you so much for playing along with us in our "Luck" challenge at Open Minded Crafting! Hope to see you playing, again, next time! ~~Sammibug~~ DT Member For Open Minded Crafting

Dwie lewe rączki said...

Lovely card. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at Creative Card Crew. Good luck in a draw.
Hugs, Yvonne

Tracey Manderson said...

So cute. Thanks for joining us over at The Emerald Faeries. Good luck and hope you will join us again.
Hugs
Tracey(Owner)
Emerald Faeries

CraftingMum said...

Lovely card,thanks for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy. Louise x

Deanne Saunders said...

Cute card! Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
~DEANNE~
A Little Bit O' Paper